Opening training schemes to changeBMJ 2003; 327 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.327.7410.336-a (Published 07 August 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;327:336
- Suzanne Crowe (email@example.com)
- Department of Anaesthesia, Our Lady's Hospital for Sick Children, Dublin, Republic of Ireland
We never notice the slippery slope into a comfortable rut. After medical school and internship,it is a relief to settle into a training scheme. Anaesthesia was my chosen pathway, and, after five years of anaesthesia training, I was well on my way to becoming a well rounded anaesthetist. Or so I liked to believe.
A burgeoning interest in anaesthesia for elderly patients led me to break my specialist registrar training with the intention of increasing my knowledge of general medicine and …